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Cyber Bullying Addressed at Cobre School Board Meeting

Posted on October 3, 2016 by in Bullying, Hometown, Internet Safety, New Mexico, News

Daren

BAYARD — Cyber bullying is a problem parents need to address and one that can be handled through the D.A.R.E. program according to members of the Cobre Consolidated Schools Board at its most recent meeting. Student representative Hannah Burnette discussed cyber bullying board meeting after the topic originated at a student meeting. Burnette said students […]

Teaching Children Online Safety ‘As Important as Crossing The Road’, Says Marie Collins Foundation

Posted on November 25, 2014 by in Internet Safety

Teaching Children Online Safety

Children must be educated about online dangers from the very beginning, urges head of online child abuse charity – Marie Collins Foundation. (Reuters). From International Business Times. Educating children about being safe online is as fundamentally important as teaching them how tocross the road, says head of online child abuse charity, and parents must be […]

Online Safety For Kids: Parents Think Their Children Are Safe Online, But Are They?

Posted on November 24, 2014 by in Internet Safety

Fourth graders use laptop computers

Fourth graders use laptop computers in California. More than 90 percent of parents said their children were somewhat safe online in a Family Online Safety Institute survey. Reuters. From International Business Times. You see them everywhere – toddlers with tablets, little kids with laptops, adolescents with iPhones. Here’s the instant message they’re sending: Children across […]

Clallam County, Port Angeles schools team up to offer Internet safety training

Posted on November 19, 2014 by in Hometown, Internet Safety, Washington

Crossroads in Port Angeles

Crossroads in Port Angeles (E 11th St and S Peabody St), Strait of Juan de Fuca and Vancouver Island in the background. Photo by Adbar (Own work) [CC-BY-SA-3.0 , via Wikimedia Commons. From Peninsula Daily News. PORT ANGELES — Clallam County is teaming up with the Port Angeles School District to provide Internet and social media […]

Mundelein High School addresses Internet safety in David Schwimmer play

Posted on November 19, 2014 by in Hometown, Illinois, Internet Safety

David Schwimmer Play

From left to right, Mundelein High School students Rachel David, Stephen Ferro, Colton Schroetter, Patricia Roques and Sydney Salit rehearse a scene from “Trust” while visiting DePaul University to meet with original actors cast in the play. Click image for full view. From Mundelein Review. Mundelein High School’s next play is far from your average […]

Internet Safety is Topic of Parent Presentation

Posted on November 19, 2014 by in Arizona, Hometown, Internet Safety

Internet Safety for Children

From Dysart Unified School District. Surprise Elementary School will host a parent presentation by notMYkid on Thursday, November 20, 2014, at 6 p.m., on the topic of Internet safety. notMYkid is a non-profit organization with the vision that “Every kid will have the knowledge and confidence to reach their full potential through making positive life […]

Police hold Internet Safety Seminar

Posted on November 16, 2014 by in Georgia, Hometown, Internet Safety

Police hold Internet Safety Seminar

From www.wrgarome.com. Almost everyone is familiar with social media sites like Facebook and Twitter, but have you ever heard of Yik Yak, Poof!, or Kik Messenger? Most kids have, most adults have not. That is one of the reasons why the Rome and Floyd County Police Department’s teamed up Thursday night for an Internet Safety […]

Internet safety expert visits St. Sebastian School

Posted on November 8, 2014 by in Hometown, Internet Safety, Ohio

Jesse Weinberger

From Akron.com. WEST AKRON — Jesse Weinberger, an Internet safety expert, digital strategist, instructor and owner of OvernightGeek University, recently spent time at St. Sebastian Parish School and visited the classrooms of students in grades four through eight to discuss the dangers of the Internet, gaming and social media. Each presentation was designed for the […]

Schools and computer-savvy students wrestle with Internet safety

Posted on November 4, 2014 by in Hometown, Internet Safety, Kansas

Computer

Now that schools see students as important allies in helping teachers take their classrooms into the digital age, comfort levels with the Internet are being tried and tested. DAMIAN DOVARGANES/THE ASSOCIATED PRESS. From The Kansas City Star. Keep in mind these are model students talking. Top scholars. Members of the superintendent’s advisory team on computers and […]

Google Offers Internet Safety Tips

Posted on November 1, 2014 by in Hometown, Internet Safety, North Dakota

Google Offers Internet Safety Tips

From KXNews. Would your grandparents be OK with what you’re about to post online? That’s a question representatives from Google asked middle schoolers during an online security event in Minot today. The Google presentation is designed to get young internet-users to think twice about the photos and comments they’re sharing on Facebook, Twitter, SnapChat, and other […]